Patents by Inventor Wei Fang

Wei Fang has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190348003
    Abstract: A display device includes a backlight module, and the backlight module includes a light-guiding plate, a light-emitting assembly, and an adhesive member. The light-emitting assembly is disposed corresponding to the light-guiding plate and includes a substrate and a plurality of light-emitting elements. The substrate includes a first surface, and the first surface includes a component arrangement region and a planar region. A first gap is formed between the planar region and the component arrangement region, and the planar region and the component arrangement region are electrically isolated from each other. The light-emitting elements are disposed on the component arrangement region. The adhesive member connects the light-guiding plate and the planar region. An assembling method of the display device is also provided. This disclosure can improve the non-uniform brightness issue (hotspots) or enhance the optical performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Inventors: Chung-Chun KUO, Chun-Fang CHEN, Hui-Wen SU, Wei-Yuan CHEN, Chung-Yu CHENG
  • Publication number: 20190347192
    Abstract: A Memory management method for a storage device having a rewritable non-volatile memory module is provided. The rewritable non-volatile memory module has a plurality of physical blocks divided into a plurality of block stripes. The method includes: scanning the physical blocks to identify one or more bad physical blocks among the physical blocks; calculating a plurality of effective weight values corresponding to the block stripes according to a plurality of data accessing time parameters of the rewritable non-volatile memory module, a plurality of valid data counts, and the identified one or more bad physical blocks; and selecting a target block stripe from the block stripes according to the effective weight values to perform a garbage collection operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2018
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: Shenzhen EpoStar Electronics Limited CO.
    Inventors: Yu-Hua Hsiao, Hung-Chih Hsieh, Tzu-Wei Fang
  • Publication number: 20190349279
    Abstract: A method, an apparatus, and a system for measuring a network delay are disclosed. The method includes: acquiring delay measurement information obtained by measuring a service flow by at least one target logical port TLP, where the delay measurement information includes: timestamp information, a service flow identifier, and a TLP identifier; and transmitting the delay measurement information to a measurement control point MCP, so that the MCP determines details about a network delay according to the timestamp information, the service flow identifier, and the TLP identifier. Embodiments of the present application further provide an apparatus and a system for measuring a network delay. Embodiments of the present application achieve direct and accurate delay measurement of a service flow in scenarios of point to point transmission or point to multipoint transmission on the network, and reflect details about a real delay of the service flow.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Inventors: Wei Fang, Hongming Liu, Wenjun Chang
  • Publication number: 20190347784
    Abstract: A defect inspection system is disclosed. According to certain embodiments, the system includes a memory storing instructions implemented as a plurality of modules. Each of the plurality of modules is configured to detect defects having a different property. The system also includes a controller configured to cause the computer system to: receive inspection data representing an image of a wafer; input the inspection data to a first module of the plurality of modules, the first module outputs a first set of points of interests (POIs) having a first property; input the first set of POIs to a second module of the plurality of modules, the second module output a second set of POIs having the second property; and report that the second set of POIs as defects having both the first property and the second property.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2018
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Inventors: Zhichao CHEN, Wei FANG
  • Patent number: 10470564
    Abstract: A support device adapted to support an electronic device is provided. The electronic device has a display surface. The support device includes a base, a support frame, and at least one torque fixing assembly. The base includes a first arc surface portion. The support frame includes a second arc surface portion opposite to the first arc surface portion and an axis. The support frame rotates along the axis such that the second arc surface portion slides relative to the first arc surface portion and the electronic device switches between a first use state and a second use state. The torque fixing assembly is disposed at the first arc surface portion and the second arc surface portion. When the second arc surface portion slides relative to the first arc surface portion, the second arc surface portion rubs against the torque fixing assembly and torque is generated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Compal Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Ching-Hua Li, Li-Fang Chen, Chen-Hsien Cheng, I-Chen Chen, I-Lung Chen, Wei-Ning Chai, Cheng-Min Chen
  • Publication number: 20190339023
    Abstract: A heat-dissipating device includes a condenser and an evaporator. The condenser includes a shell and a main capillary wick. The shell has a chamber and a through hole communicating with the chamber. The main capillary wick is disposed in the chamber. The evaporator has an evaporating section, a gas conduit and a liquid conduit. The evaporating section has a gas cavity, and the liquid conduit communicating with the chamber and filling with a liquid. The liquid conduit having a hole communicating with the gas cavity is inserted in the gas conduit and the gas cavity. A stepped area is formed between the liquid conduit and the chamber for gathering the liquid flowing into the liquid conduit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Yu-Hung HUANG, Li-Kuang TAN, Wei-Fang WU
  • Patent number: 10467222
    Abstract: A technique for repairing damage to a file system stores compression headers in association with respective extents of in-line compressed data. A repair utility reads contents from the compression headers and applies the contents to repair damaged metadata structures that the file system uses to access the associated extents. In this fashion, the repair utility restores access to compressed data, which would otherwise be lost.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: EMC IP Holding Company LLC
    Inventors: Yaming Kuang, Weili Huang, Hansi Wu, Marc DeSouter, Ivan Bassov, Frankie Wei Fang
  • Publication number: 20190331945
    Abstract: A light source module includes an optical plate, a light source and a dimming liquid crystal panel. The dimming liquid crystal panel includes a first driving substrate, a second driving substrate and a liquid crystal material layer. The first driving substrate includes a first substrate, and a common electrode disposed between the first substrate and the liquid crystal material layer. The second driving substrate includes a second substrate, a plurality of independent electrodes, a plurality of first signal pads and a plurality of first wires. The independent electrodes, the first signal pads and the first wires are disposed between the second substrate and the liquid crystal material layer. The independent electrodes are insulated each other. Each of the independent electrodes is electrically connected to one of the first signal pads by one of the first wires. A display device having the light source module is also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: CHUNG-YANG FANG, PING-YEN CHEN, YANG-CHING LIN, JEN-WEI YU
  • Publication number: 20190331944
    Abstract: A display device comprises a backlight module, a display panel disposed on the backlight module, and an electrically controlled viewing angle switching device disposed on the backlight module and disposed in a stacking manner with the display panel. The display panel comprises a panel module and a first polarizer. There is an air layer or a bonding layer between the electrically controlled viewing angle switching device and the display panel. The panel module is disposed between the first polarizer and the electrically controlled viewing angle switching device. The electrically controlled viewing angle switching device comprises a liquid crystal cell, at least one phase compensation film and two second polarizers. The liquid crystal cell is disposed between the two second polarizers. The display device can switch between an anti-peeping mode and a sharing mode in an electrically controlled manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: CHUNG-YANG FANG, PING-YEN CHEN, JEN-WEI YU, YANG-CHING LIN, YU-FAN CHEN
  • Publication number: 20190333192
    Abstract: A method configured to be implemented on at least one image processing device for enhancing edges in images includes obtaining, by the at least one imaging processing device, image data of an image, wherein the image includes a plurality of pixels, and each of the plurality of pixels has a luminance value and a motion intensity value. The method also includes performing at least one filtering operation to the image to obtain, by the at least one imaging processing device, one or more filtered values for each pixel. The method further includes performing a first logical operation to the one or more filtered values of each pixel in the image to obtain, by the at least one imaging processing device, an edge value and an edge enhancement coefficient for each pixel in the image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 5, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Applicant: ZHEJIANG DAHUA TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wei LI, Junjun YU, Wei FANG
  • Publication number: 20190333205
    Abstract: A defect pattern grouping method is disclosed. The defect pattern grouping method comprises obtaining a first polygon that represents a first defect from an image of a sample, comparing the first polygon with a set of one or more representative polygons of a defect-pattern collection, and grouping the first polygon with any one or more representative polygons identified based on the comparison.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2018
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Wei FANG, Haili ZHANG, Zhichao CHEN, Shengcheng JIN
  • Publication number: 20190333603
    Abstract: Embodiments of methods, systems, and tangible non-transitory computer readable medium having instructions are presented. A method includes calculating a plurality of feature values for a number of bioinformatic features of the desired hybridization reaction; and calculating distances between the plurality of feature values and corresponding database rate constant values stored in a database, the database comprising a plurality of hybridization reactions having known rate constants. The method additionally includes calculating a weighted average of a logarithm of the database rate constant values, with larger weights assigned to value instances having values lower in distance to the plurality of feature values of the desired hybridization reaction; and providing the weighted average as a predicted logarithm of the rate constant of the desired hybridization reaction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2017
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Xuemeng Zhang, Zheng Fang, Ruojia Wu, Wei Duan, David Zhang
  • Patent number: 10456466
    Abstract: The present invention relates to antibodies which specifically bind vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), in particular heavy-chain antibodies, and more particularly single-domain antibodies. The present invention also relates to a method of producing the antibodies and the therapeutic uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Zhuhai Essex Bio-Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Haizhou Fang, Wei Qu, Zanshun Zheng, Lanfang Zhuang, Xinzhi Wang
  • Patent number: 10460815
    Abstract: A decoding method and a storage controller for a rewritable non-volatile memory module are provided. The method includes choosing a target word line among a plurality of word lines, wherein a plurality of target memory cells of the target word-line are programmed; reading the target memory cells by respectively using different X read voltage sets, so as to obtain X Gray code count deviation summations, wherein the X read voltage sets and the corresponding X Gray code count deviation summations are all ordered based on a first predefined order; and choosing one of the X read voltage sets as an optimized read voltage set according to the X Gray code count deviation summations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Shenzhen EpoStar Electronics Limited CO.
    Inventors: Yu-Hua Hsiao, Tzu-Wei Fang
  • Patent number: 10457910
    Abstract: A method for deep dehydration and desiccation of cyanobacteria includes steps of flocculation conditioning, high pressure diaphragm plate-frame pressure filtration, quartz glass box-type desiccation and negative pressure paddle drying.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: JIANGSU PROVINCIAL ACADEMY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
    Inventors: Bo Bian, Binbin Fang, Lingjun Zhou, Haisuo Wu, Qin Zhang, Weili Jiang, Wei Cheng, Yamin Fan
  • Patent number: 10453716
    Abstract: Systems and methods are provided for annealing a semiconductor structure. In one embodiment, the method includes providing an energy-converting structure proximate a semiconductor structure, the energy-converting structure comprising a material having a loss tangent larger than that of the semiconductor structure; providing a heat reflecting structure between the semiconductor structure and the energy-converting structure; and providing microwave radiation to the energy-converting structure and the semiconductor structure. The semiconductor structure may include at least one material selected from the group consisting of boron-doped silicon germanium, silicon phosphide, titanium, nickel, silicon nitride, silicon dioxide, silicon carbide, n-type doped silicon, and aluminum capped silicon carbide. The heat reflecting structure may include a material substantially transparent to microwave radiation and having substantial reflectivity with respect to infrared radiation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Chun-Hsiung Tsai, Zi-Wei Fang, Chao-Hsiung Wang
  • Patent number: 10450655
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a chemical vapor deposition apparatus and associated methods. In some embodiments, the CVD apparatus has a vacuum chamber and a gas import having a gas import axis through which a process gas is imported into the vacuum chamber and being arranged near an upper region of the vacuum chamber. At least one exhaust port is arranged near a bottom region of the vacuum chamber. The CVD apparatus also has a shower head arranged under the gas import having a plurality of holes formed there through with at least two different diameters or densities. The shower head redistributes the process gas to form a precursor material with an uneven thickness that matches a remove profile of a subsequent CMP process. As a result, planarity of the formed layer after the CMP process is improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chung-Wei Fang, Yi Hsun Chiu, Cho-Han Li, Yao Fong Dai
  • Patent number: 10454265
    Abstract: A bridge-type circuit comprises a H-bridge switch module and a buffering and reclosing module. The H-bridge switch module comprises four power semiconductor switch devices. Every two of the four power semiconductor switch devices are connected in series in the same direction to form a bridge arm, and the two bridge arms are further connected in parallel. Middle points of the two bridge arms respectively serve as an input terminal and an output terminal. The buffering and reclosing module is connected in parallel with the two bridge arms of the full bridge module. Also provided are a direct current breaking device formed by connecting the above bridge-type circuits in cascade and a control method thereof. The direct current breaking device is provided with the buffering and reclosing module, such that line voltage fluctuation generated during a reclosing operation is small.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignees: NR ELECTRIC CO., LTD, NR ENGINEERING CO., LTD
    Inventors: Dongming Cao, Taixun Fang, Yeyuan Xie, Bing Yang, Wei Shi, Wei Lv, Wenjie Wang, Bin Liu, Tao Wang
  • Publication number: 20190319347
    Abstract: An electronic package includes: a carrier structure; a first electronic component disposed on the carrier structure; a first insulating layer formed on the carrier structure; a first antenna structure coupled to the first insulating layer and electrically connected to the first electronic component; and a second antenna structure embedded in the carrier structure. As such, the electronic package provides more antenna functions within a limited space so as to improve the signal quality and transmission rate of electronic products. An electronic device having the electronic package is also provided. The electronic device is applicable to an electronic product having an antenna function.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Bo-Siang Fang, Kuan-Ta Chen, Chia-Chu Lai, Ying-Wei Lu
  • Patent number: 10445960
    Abstract: A method for unlocking a lock may include receiving, via a network, a first service request to unlock a lock from a terminal device. The first service request may be associated with a wireless connection between the lock and the terminal device. The method may also include transmitting, via the network, a password associated with the first service request to the terminal device and receiving an input associated with the terminal device. The method may further include determining whether the received input satisfies an unlocking condition and actuating, based on a result of the determination that the received input satisfies the unlocking condition, a locking mechanism to unlock the lock.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: JIANGSU HONGBAO HARDWARE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wei Duan, Tao Fang, Zhifeng Hu, Qizhong Hu, Wei Zhang